Airline ticket sales through Arlington, Va.-based Airlines Reporting Corp. fell 14.2% in September compared to the year-ago month to $5.61 billion. ARC Director-Strategic Communications Allan Muten described as "marginally positive" the sequential upswing compared to August, when total sales were down 16.8% year-to-year. "That's encouraging if it continues," he told ATWOnline. The volume of total transactions processed by ARC decreased 2.3% versus a 1.7% drop the prior month, but the volume ...

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